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social media toolsDo you want more people to share your content on Facebook?

Are you taking advantage of Facebook’s sharing features?

Facebook offers a variety of new buttons and plugins that make it easier than ever for readers to share and engage with your content on Facebook.

In this article you’ll discover how the new social sharing buttons and plugins from Facebook can help increase shares of your content.

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Discover how to take advantage of the new Facebook sharing options to promote your content.

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social media how toDo you want to add video to your social media content mix?

Looking for ways to keep production costs low?

Creating a video doesn’t have to cost you hundreds of thousands of dollars in high-end production tactics like live actors or 3-D renderings.

In this article you’ll discover how to create and promote social media video on a budget.

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Discover how to create social media videos on a budget.

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social media how toDo you use your Facebook page to like and comment on other Facebook pages?

Are the recent changes making it difficult for you to engage on Facebook as your page?

In this article you’ll discover how Facebook page admins and Business Manager users can continue to engage on Facebook as their page.

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Discover how to engage with other Facebook pages using your Facebook page.

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social media how toLooking for ways to partner with influencers on Facebook?

Have you heard of branded content on Facebook?

Facebook’s Branded Content feature allows media outlets, celebrities, and influencers to tag content that includes a third party, brand, or sponsor.

In this post you’ll discover how Facebook’s Branded Content feature works for publishers and marketers.

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Discover how marketers and publishers can use Facebook’s Branded Content feature.

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social media how toLooking for ways to improve your social media contests?

Want to know what works for other businesses?

Whether you want to build an email list or grow your follower base, social media contests are a great way to engage your audience and significantly boost conversions.

In this article you’ll discover how three businesses ran successful social media contests and learn how to incorporate their tactics into your own contests.

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Discover how to create successful social media contests.

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social media researchWelcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news.

To help you stay up to date with social media, here are some of the news items that caught our attention.

What’s New This Week

Snapchat Now Serves 10 Billion Daily Video Views: “Now users are watching 10 billion videos a day on the application, up from 8 billion in February.”

YouTube Introduces 6-Second Bumper Ads That Can’t Be Skipped: YouTube launched Bumper ads, “a new six-second video format… [that is] ideal for driving incremental reach and frequency, especially on mobile, where ‘snackable videos’ perform well.” Here’s an example of a bumper ad from an early tester, Atlantic Records:

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Have you heard of Google AMP?

Want to know how it will impact your blog?

To discover more about Google AMP and the future of blogging, I interview Leslie Samuel.

More About This Show

The Social Media Marketing podcast is an on-demand talk radio show from Social Media Examiner. It’s designed to help busy marketers and business owners discover what works with social media marketing.

In this episode I interview Leslie Samuel, who runs BecomeABlogger.com, where he teaches people how to blog with purpose. He’s also host of the Learning With Leslie podcast and head of training for Social Media Examiner’s Social Media Marketing Society.

Leslie will explore Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) project and what it means for bloggers.

You’ll discover how to install Google AMP and related plugins on your WordPress blog.

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Listen as Leslie Samuel shares what marketers need to know about Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) and what it means for blogs.

Share your feedback, read the show notes and get the links mentioned in this episode below.

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social media how toAre you creating content on Snapchat, Blab, Vine, Periscope, or Facebook Live?

Want to reuse that content on other social channels?

Whether it’s a live broadcast on Facebook, a quick snap on Snapchat, or short audio from Anchor, you can save and download your social content and share it across all of your profiles.

In this article you’ll discover how to repurpose content from today’s hottest social media platforms.

Why These Networks?

The networks covered in this article were chosen specifically because they give you the ability to download the media you create with these networks either directly, through the source code, or through the use of third-party tools. That’s key when looking for social networks to use to create unique content. Look for networks where you can grow an audience and create unique content that can be used beyond the network itself if you want.

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Discover how to repurpose your content from the hottest social networks.

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social media how toLooking for a faster way to create promoted pins on Pinterest?

Have you tried the Pinterest bulk editor tool?

Pinterest’s bulk editor tool makes it easier to create and edit promoted pins and optimize multiple promoted pins at one time.

In this article you’ll discover how to create promoted pins in less time with Pinterest’s bulk editor tool.

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Discover how to use the Pinterest bulk editor tool to create promoted pins in less time.

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